61 items found
Keywords: "James Kelly" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "1"
Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Date
1986-03-23
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, guitar; Gabriel Mateo, trumpet; José Areano, guitarón; Hector Varel, trumpet; Pablo Martinez, vihuela. The Billy Rolle Jazz Band consisted of: Billy Rolle, alto and tenor sax; Noel Cruz, electric piano; Robert Cooper, string bass; Al Greers, drums. The bata drummers consisted of: Rinaldo Pena, drum; Arturo Pena, drum; Cerresta Quinzano, drum; Ernesto Pichardo, vocals. Bronsztein played the clarinet, while Bracha joined him on electric piano.
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Remembering Old Friends: A Folklife Sampler (1978-1987) and associated recordings

Remembering Old Friends: A Folklife Sampler (1978-1987) and associated recordings

Date
1992
Description
Seven audio cassettes; seven DAT tapes. This was a two-part recording released by the Florida Folklife Program [as a sequel to the 25th Anniversary of the Florida Folk Festival album] to honor the 40th Anniversary of the Florida Folk Festival. The finished album can be found on tapes 47 and 48 (on cassette) and tapes 36 and 37 (on DAT). The other tapes are various recordings of the Folk Festival from which the album's selection was made. The first 25th Anniversary album - covering the years 1953 through 1980-- can be found in S 1576, reel T83-135.
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Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1979-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Tillinghast was from Statesville, N.C. Lee & Peggy Kelly were from Palatka. From Jacksonville, Jay & Peggy Smith played the festival since 1959. Jay was an insurance executive, and Peggy taught in Duval County schools. From Ft. Myers, Moore taught at Immokalee High School.
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Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 2)

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 2)

Date
1985-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Kelly served as emcee.
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Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)

Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)

Date
1987-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dudley served as emcee. Billie's performance began on T87-34. Also known as Chief Jim Billie, James Billie was elected chairman of the Seminole Tribe of Florida in 1979. It was during his chairmanship, which ended amidst controversy in 2001, that the Seminole peoples' five reservations began their profitable gambling operations. In addition to his administrative duties, the former alligator wrestler and Vietnam vet was also known for his original songs and traditional Seminole stories. He has released several albums. Fiddler Kelly and guitarist Moloney played Irish dance music for dancer Rondeau. Their performance continued on T87-36.
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Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)

Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)

Date
1987-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Fiddler Kelly and guitarist Moloney played Irish dance music for dancer Rondeau. The Thomas' performance concludes on T86-37.
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Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C94-89/90) Irish fiddler Kelly lived in Miami. He played with Richard Rose (bass/drum) and George Phillips (guitar). Guitarist Book Binder sang blues songs.
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Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Williams served as emcee. Fiddler Baldwin played with Dave Massey (guitar), Marrietta Massey (banjo), Dwight Devane (fiddle), David Borland (guitar), and Bill martin (fiddle/banjo). Their performances continued from D94-26. Dana & Bob Kogut played bluegrass music, and were from Oviedo. Irish fiddler Kelly lived in Miami. Blues singer-guitarist Book Binder lived in Polk City.
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Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
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Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
2001-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Milner served as emcee. Hood was president of the Florida State Fiddlers Association. Matthews was the director of the Florida Division of Historical Resources (which housed the Florida Folklife Program). She presented all awards. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were allowed to perform on the Main Stage that evening. The winners for 2001 were: Jonathan Hodge (contemporary); Kathy Agar & Ian Malinowksi (twin fiddle); Lloyd Baldwin (rustic); and Puck Pottsberg (junior). Winners of the 2001 Florida Folk Heritage Awards dug-out canoe maker Bobby Henry, Russian iconographer Alexander Jasiukowicz, Irish fiddler James Kelly, traditional Hawaiian artist Henry Ohumukini, fiddler Richard Seaman, and folk singer/songwriter Jeanie Fitchen. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. Johnson was the district bureau chief for the Florida Park Service, District 2. Williams was the director for the Florida Folklife Council.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_17_c86-007Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)SoundFieldwork
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Performances
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Klezmer music
Arts, Venezuelan
Harp music
Jazz music
Mariachi music
Arts, Haitian
Drum music
Arts, Irish
Storytelling
Fiddle music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Jí­baro (Puerto Rican identity)
Clarinet music
Singers
Musicians
Jazz musicians
Storytellers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1664_07_tape36Remembering Old Friends: A Folklife Sampler (1978-1987) and associated recordingsSoundSound recordings
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Storytelling
Ethnicity, Seminole
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Religious songs
Folk singers
Guitar music
Guitarists
Narratives
Occupational folklore
Animal sounds
Birdsongs
Fiddle music
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Songs, Irish
Blues (Music)
Singers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Guitarist
Jazz musicians
Bluegrass musicians
Blues singers
Choruses
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t83-095Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Folk singers
Singing
Guitar music
Storytelling
Guitarist
Singers
Storytellers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t85-170Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 2)SoundGuitarist
Storytellers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Guitar music
Country music
Storytelling
Old time music
Folk singers
Singers
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a_s1576_t87-035Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Irish dance
Fiddle music
Dance music
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Dancers
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a_s1576_t87-036Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Folk singers
Guitar music
Singing
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Irish dance
Fiddle music
Dance music
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_43_d94-013Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Fiddle music
Guitar music
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Fiddling
Songs, Irish
Blues (Music)
Singers
Fiddlers
Musicians
Guitarist
Blues singers
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a_s1576_43_d94-027Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Steel guitars
Accordion music
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
African Americans
Selling
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Street vendors
Accordionists
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_78_d99-013Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundSingers
Musicians
Dancers
Disc jockeys
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Fiddle music
Irish Americans
Old time music
Songs, Irish
Fiddling
Cabinet officers
Bands (Music)
Awards
Contests
Irish dance
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_88_d01-013Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Dance
Contests
Awards
Fiddle music
Public officers
Public officials
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Dancers
Public officer
Fiddlers
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